Augustine Tagaste

Author of Poetry and Prose

I Her Slave

My lady fair Of features fine Sweet tones hear Exceptional mind   Clear in honesty Soft in touch Noble modesty Strong in trust   None compares Beauty and soul My … Continue reading

February 18, 2017 · 1 Comment

A Mindful Resistance

Ignorance chosen Better the lies Thoughts frozen The truth denied   Dying democracy Society implodes New autocracy Leaders condone   Education stifled Progress in delay Thought a trifle Servants obey … Continue reading

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My Life is You

You my life Gift to me Deep inside My destiny   Sparked by sight Grown in mind Passion ignites A special find   More than pretty Beyond handsome Heart of … Continue reading

February 14, 2017 · 2 Comments

Mama Mary

Perfect mother Vessel divine Above any other Pure and fine   Grand contribution In God’s service Immaculate Conception The Son is His   Gentle love Unconditional Guided from above By … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · 1 Comment

Those Who Follow

Truth these days Elusive and distant Our spirit prays Despite resistance   Human is divine Kind God’s plan Him seek to find More than man   Follow the mother Perfect … Continue reading

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Our Promise Unfulfilled

Each their story Together make one Outside category Fading colors run   Segregated past Moving forward No more caste Progress a reward   Struggle not over Success yet achieved A … Continue reading

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True Love’s Warning

My noble queen Your servant I am A majesty seen By humble man   One of many All bow to you Firm and steady You we choose   Tyrants will … Continue reading

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Dear Country Mine

More than black Beyond white Rainbow blast All colors bright   Wide human range Of every variety None deemed strange Loving mixed society   Our global promise All welcome here … Continue reading

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Peter is Pedro

I speak Spanish A shade of brown Somewhat whitish Mind still sound   Sometimes I pass At times the other Permanent underclass Latino undercover   Behind blue eyes Caribbean spirit … Continue reading

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